Course Modality - B-learning Advanced Training Course

The course will consist of on-line lectures and discussion webinars covering the following topics: physiological basis of sleep; sleep disorders in adults (insomnia, sleep-related breathing disorders, hypersomnias, circadian rhythm disorders, sleep-related movement disorders, parasomnias); sleep disorders in pediatric ages (insomnia, sleep –related breathing disorders, parasomnias, and sleep-related movement disorders); diagnostic procedures and technical aspects of sleep measurements.

Curricular Plan

The lectures in Sleep Training Course: Medical and Technical aspects of Sleep Medicine will be organized by theoretical and practical sessions. All theoretical sessions will be delivery in online format. For pratical sessions students will be arranged in two groups according to career category.

  • Opening Session
  • Physiological basis of sleep
  • Assessment of sleep disorders
  • Insomnia
  • Hypersomnias of central origin
  • Parasomnias
  • Sleep-relatead movement disorders
  • Sleep-related breathing disorders
  • Circadian rhythm sleep disorders
  • Sleep and Pharmacology
  • Sleep disorders in pediatric ages 
  • Practical sessions


Direção do Instituto Ciências da Saúde

Dra. Débora Oliveira
Tel: (+351) 21 721 41 47